Pumpjacks in an oil field in Midland, Texas. (Nick Oxford/Reuters) It’s our choice. Here is a news lead that begins with a bang and ends with a whimper: “The strike on the heartland of Saudi…

President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France on August 26. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo 2020 elections The president hopes to appeal to Indian Americans at massive…

Sen. Rand Paul has backed former Rep. Cynthia Lummis for Wyoming’s open Senate seat. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Rand Paul began his offensive against Liz Cheney as soon as a Senate seat opened up in…

Launched in 1997, NASA's Cassini mission was designed to orbit Saturn, studying the planet's rings, icy moons, and general composition. During its 13 years of circling, it also discovered bizarre storms at the planet's north…

The smart home market is big and booming. Connected products, like those made by Roku, Nest, Sonos, and Amazon have changed the way we live, mostly for the better. But the so called "smart kitchen?"…

At the age of 22, when I entered the American intelligence community, I didn't have any politics. Instead, like most young people, I had solid convictions that I refused to accept weren't truly mine but…

Her son died from effects of a rare condition called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) which developed from smoking marijuana. Kelly Wilkinson, kelly.wilkinson@indystar.com The doctors told Regina Denney and her son Brian Smith Jr. what was…

At least four people died in the crash on State Route 12, the main highway to the national park located in southern Utah. USA TODAY A tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park in…

See September's closely-watched poll results that indicate candidate strength in the state that kicks off voting in 2020. Olivia Sun, Des Moines Register © Copyright 2019, Des Moines Register and Tribune Co. Elizabeth Warren has…

Ken Fisher, Special to USA TODAY Published 7:03 a.m. ET Sept. 22, 2019 The U.S. national debt and deficit have become buzzwords for the 2020 election. But what's the difference? Just the FAQs, USA TODAY…

Joe Biden at a rally USA TODAY WASHINGTON – A whistleblower complaint and concerns over President Donald Trump's discussions with the Ukrainian president have sparked yet another inquiry into Trump's interactions with foreign leaders and has spilled over into…

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Paul Myerberg provides his opinion of the top three programs in the history of college football. USA TODAY PULLMAN, Wash. — It's true. This actually happened late Saturday night up here in…

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has apparently reached a boiling point over moderate House Democrats’ caution regarding the prospect of impeaching President Trump. The go-slow approach is personified by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, with whom Ocasio-Cortez…